Background & Experience

Steve Gershman, a Shareholder with KatzAbosch, joined the firm in 1973. He has experience in accounting, auditing, management services, and personal financial planning that spans more than 40 years. He has been an instructor at the University of Baltimore and is currently an Adjunct Instructor at Howard Community College. Gershman is also an active speaker at various community meetings and seminars.


University of Baltimore, Bachelor of Science, Accounting

Areas of Specialization

Steve provides a full range of accounting and tax services for clients including:

  • Personal financial planning
  • Income tax returns
  • Business planning and consulting

Professional Designations

  • Certified Public Accountant, 1972
  • Personal Financial Specialist, 1994


  • H. Mebane Turner Service Award, University of Baltimore Alumni
  • Association, 2006
  • Howie Award, Howard County Arts Council, 2000

Professional Affiliations and Civic Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA)
  • D.C. Institute and Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Link Society of Personal Financial Specialists
  • Howard County Arts Council, Chair “Celebration of the Arts,” past President and Treasurer
  • Howard County Leadership Program, past Treasurer and past Board Member
  • Woodmark Community Association, Inc., Founding Member, Board of Directors and Treasurer
  • Howard County Leadership Program Alumni Committee, past Participant and President Alumni Committee
  • American Institute of Mental Health, past Board Member
  • Easter Seals Society of Maryland, Inc., past Howard County Advisory Board Member
  • Howard County Executive for the Evaluation of County Needs for Child Care, past ADHOC Committee Member
  • HCDrugfree, past Treasurer and Board Member
  • REP Stage, past Advisory Board Member